Zurich to Florence train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Florence

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£99

Average

£112

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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13:33Zürich HB7h49 21:22Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£991One-way
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09:33Zürich HB8h56 18:29Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£991One-way
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10:33Zürich HB7h56 18:29Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£991One-way
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08:33Zürich HB8h19 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£1061One-way
08:06Zürich Stadelhofen8h46 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£1091One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Florence

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
06:33Zürich HB6h19 12:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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07:33Zürich HB6h19 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:06Zürich Stadelhofen8h46 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:33Zürich HB6h30 15:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:33Zürich HB7h06 15:39Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:33Zürich HB8h49 17:22Florence Rifredi
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08:33Zürich HB8h19 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:33Zürich HB6h19 15:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:33Zürich HB8h56 18:29Florence Santa Maria Novella
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10:33Zürich HB6h30 17:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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10:33Zürich HB7h56 18:29Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:33Zürich HB6h30 18:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:33Zürich HB7h49 21:22Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:33Zürich HB6h30 20:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:33Zürich HB6h30 22:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Florence

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

6 h 19 m

Average

7 h 16 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

452 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Florence without changing at least once.

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06:33Zürich HB6h19 12:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£1171One-way
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09:33Zürich HB6h19 15:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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07:33Zürich HB6h19 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:33Zürich HB6h30 15:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:33Zürich HB6h30 18:03Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Overview: Train from Zurich to Florence

distanceDistance280 miles
durationAverage train duration7 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£87 (€99)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa or Trenitalia

Trains from Zurich to Florence cover the 280 miles long trip taking on average 7 h 49 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £87, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train providers: Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains Zurich to Florence

Buy your official Frecciarossa and Trenitalia train tickets to Florence from Zurich from £72 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

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Trenitalia train tickets between Zurich and Florence are available on Omio for as little as £72. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train between Zurich and Florence, you can expect to travel 280 miles (452 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Zurich to Florence journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!

  • Average Price: £72

Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel to Florence from Zurich? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa train from Zurich to Florence with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Zurich to Florence journey. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa timetables and tickets to cover the 280 miles (452 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this route. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.

All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travellers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Zurich to Florence

    Travel by train to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Florence.
    FAQs

    Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Florence, Italy by train is: Fully open.

    What is the status of international entry into Italy from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Zurich?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

    When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Zurich to Florence before travelling.

    Return travel from Italy to Switzerland is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Florence?

    Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Florence?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 03/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Florence.

    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Florence from Zurich for the next 7 days starting from £72  one way.
    The Zurich to Florence train ticket price is on average £87  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Florence from Zurich via train to be approximately 280 miles.
    On average the Zurich to Florence train time is 7 h 49 min  covering the 280 miles long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Zurich to start your trip from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. In Florence you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Zürich HB   and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Zürich HB and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Florence.

    When taking a train from Zurich to Florence, you can count on Frecciarossa or Trenitalia for the best way to get you to Florence. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Zurich to Florence and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    On average, there are 7 trains a day from Zurich to Florence. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    If you prefer early morning trains from Zurich to Florence, the first train leaves at 06: 33. If you prefer late night trains from Zurich to Florence, the last train of the day leaves at 15: 33. Omio shows you the latest train from Zurich to Florence schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you purchase a train ticket from Zurich to Florence within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £87 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Zurich and Florence are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Zurich for your journey to Florence.

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